The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for VBScript skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 30 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
UK
3 months to
30 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 616 597 529
Rank change year-on-year -19 -68  
Permanent jobs citing VBScript 255 364 523
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.30% 0.37% 0.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.53% 0.71% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 195 309 396
Median salary £40,500 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +16.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £59,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.28%  

VBScript is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 48102 51427 55559
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 56.24% 52.37% 51.39%
Number of salaries quoted 40642 44502 47284
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,622 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

VBScript
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing VBScript as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for VBScript in the UK

VBScript
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VBScript.

Salary trend for VBScript in the UK

VBScript
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VBScript over the 3 months to 30 May 2017.

Salary histogram for VBScript in the UK

VBScript
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the UK over the 3 months to 30 May 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -17 243 £41,500 -7.77% 27
London -9 66 £61,250 +16.66% 7
North West 0 49 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Manchester +5 43 £40,000 -11.11% 3
West Midlands +32 30 £40,000 +60.00% 2
South East +11 27 £47,500 +18.75% 11
Yorkshire +37 22 £35,000 -6.66%
South West +7 21 £35,000 +20.68% 2
Birmingham +25 19 £40,000 -
East of England -6 18 £50,000 -1.96% 2
City of London +23 15 £58,750 +5.85% 5
West Yorkshire +16 12 £36,250 -6.45%
Leeds +29 11 £36,000 -7.09%
Hertfordshire +10 11 £52,500 +10.52% 1
Bristol 0 11 £32,500 -40.90% 1
Scotland +11 10 £34,250 -31.50% 2
East Midlands -27 9 £45,000 +28.57%
North Yorkshire - 9 £35,000 -
Berkshire 0 8 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Leicestershire -6 8 £47,500 +106.52%
West Sussex +3 7 £41,500 +3.75% 1
Hinckley - 7 £50,000 -
Slough +19 6 £47,500 -32.14%
Cheshire - 6 £28,500 -
Surrey +41 5 £80,000 +113.33% 5
Glasgow +11 5 - -
Hatfield +8 5 £52,500 - 1
Hemel Hempstead +7 5 £50,000 +25.00%
Devon -3 5 £45,000 +55.17%
Bury - 5 £38,500 -

For the 6 months to 30 May 2017, IT jobs citing VBScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for VBScript.

1 288 (56.25%) Windows
2 266 (51.95%) Microsoft
3 244 (47.66%) PowerShell
4 232 (45.31%) SQL
5 219 (42.77%) SQL Server
6 181 (35.35%) Active Directory
7 178 (34.77%) VB
8 168 (32.81%) Windows Server
9 153 (29.88%) ITIL
10 139 (27.15%) JavaScript
11 130 (25.39%) .NET
12 124 (24.22%) C#
13 121 (23.63%) VMware
14 119 (23.24%) Finance
15 110 (21.48%) VMware Infrastructure
16 103 (20.12%) Agile Software Development
17 100 (19.53%) Test Automation
18 99 (19.34%) HTML
19 93 (18.16%) Microsoft Certification
19 93 (18.16%) SDLC
20 91 (17.77%) IIS
21 84 (16.41%) MS Exchange
22 80 (15.63%) DNS
23 79 (15.43%) Oracle
24 78 (15.23%) SCCM
25 77 (15.04%) CSS
26 76 (14.84%) HP
26 76 (14.84%) Windows Server 2008
27 75 (14.65%) Java
28 73 (14.26%) Windows Server 2012

VBScript
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 91 (17.77%) IIS
2 84 (16.41%) MS Exchange
3 63 (12.30%) Exchange Server 2010
4 51 (9.96%) SharePoint
5 27 (5.27%) Skype for Business
6 25 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2013
7 15 (2.93%) IBM Notes
8 11 (2.15%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (1.17%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (1.17%) FormScape
9 6 (1.17%) Oracle Workflow
10 5 (0.98%) Apache
10 5 (0.98%) CMS
10 5 (0.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 5 (0.98%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.78%) JBoss
11 4 (0.78%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2003
12 3 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.39%) SAS
Applications
1 51 (9.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 46 (8.98%) Microsoft Office
3 37 (7.23%) MS Visio
4 29 (5.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 18 (3.52%) Microsoft Project
6 17 (3.32%) FileZilla
7 1 (0.20%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.20%) Avid Media Composer
7 1 (0.20%) Blender
7 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (3.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (1.95%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (1.76%) Siebel Analytics
4 6 (1.17%) Dynamics NAV
4 6 (1.17%) Sentinel
4 6 (1.17%) Workfront
5 3 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.59%) Infor CRM
6 1 (0.20%) Aligne
6 1 (0.20%) Bloomberg TOMS
6 1 (0.20%) HFM
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.20%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 63 (12.30%) Office 365
2 49 (9.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (4.30%) SaaS
5 10 (1.95%) Azure Active Directory
6 7 (1.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 7 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (1.37%) Amazon S3
6 7 (1.37%) AWS CloudFormation
6 7 (1.37%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 7 (1.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 4 (0.78%) OneDrive
7 4 (0.78%) PaaS
8 3 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.39%) Akamai
9 2 (0.39%) IaaS
9 2 (0.39%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.20%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 80 (15.63%) DNS
2 67 (13.09%) DHCP
3 53 (10.35%) Firewall
4 35 (6.84%) SMTP
5 33 (6.45%) WAN
6 32 (6.25%) SAN
7 31 (6.05%) LAN
8 25 (4.88%) Skype
9 21 (4.10%) VoIP
10 19 (3.71%) DMZ
10 19 (3.71%) LDAP
11 17 (3.32%) FTP
11 17 (3.32%) NAS
12 16 (3.13%) Internet
12 16 (3.13%) Intranet
13 13 (2.54%) Network Security
14 12 (2.34%) iSCSI
14 12 (2.34%) SNMP
14 12 (2.34%) TCP/IP
14 12 (2.34%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 219 (42.77%) SQL Server
2 56 (10.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 40 (7.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 37 (7.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 30 (5.86%) Data Warehouse
5 30 (5.86%) MySQL
6 29 (5.66%) Relational Database
6 29 (5.66%) SQL Server 2005
7 23 (4.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 22 (4.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 19 (3.71%) Oracle ODI
10 16 (3.13%) Oracle BI EE
11 15 (2.93%) Amazon RDS
12 14 (2.73%) MS Access
13 9 (1.76%) QlikView
14 7 (1.37%) Oracle Database
15 6 (1.17%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
15 6 (1.17%) Hadoop
15 6 (1.17%) OLAP
15 6 (1.17%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 66 (12.89%) HP UFT
2 47 (9.18%) Selenium
3 26 (5.08%) Visual Studio
4 23 (4.49%) Subversion
5 19 (3.71%) Rational Functional Tester
5 19 (3.71%) TeamCity
6 18 (3.52%) JIRA
7 17 (3.32%) SpecFlow
7 17 (3.32%) TestComplete
8 16 (3.13%) JMeter
9 13 (2.54%) Team Foundation Server
10 12 (2.34%) MSI
11 11 (2.15%) WinDbg
12 10 (1.95%) Git (software)
12 10 (1.95%) Jenkins
13 8 (1.56%) YouTrack
14 6 (1.17%) LoadRunner
14 6 (1.17%) Maven
15 5 (0.98%) Bitbucket
15 5 (0.98%) SoapUI
General
1 119 (23.24%) Finance
2 24 (4.69%) Telecoms
3 22 (4.30%) Manufacturing
4 19 (3.71%) Banking
4 19 (3.71%) Polish Language
5 18 (3.52%) Electronics
5 18 (3.52%) Marketing
5 18 (3.52%) Retail
6 15 (2.93%) Back Office
7 12 (2.34%) Advertising
7 12 (2.34%) Games
7 12 (2.34%) Investment Banking
8 11 (2.15%) Legal
9 10 (1.95%) Financial Institution
10 9 (1.76%) Law
11 7 (1.37%) Publishing
12 4 (0.78%) Front Office
13 2 (0.39%) German Language
13 2 (0.39%) Local Government
13 2 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 110 (21.48%) Developer
2 90 (17.58%) Analyst
3 50 (9.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 36 (7.03%) Support Analyst
5 34 (6.64%) Support Engineer
6 32 (6.25%) Architect
6 32 (6.25%) Web Developer
7 31 (6.05%) Applications Support
8 30 (5.86%) Test Analyst
9 26 (5.08%) .NET Developer
10 24 (4.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 23 (4.49%) IT Support
12 21 (4.10%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 21 (4.10%) IT Analyst
12 21 (4.10%) JavaScript Developer
13 20 (3.91%) 3rd Line Support
13 20 (3.91%) Tester
14 19 (3.71%) Infrastructure Support
14 19 (3.71%) IT Support Analyst
14 19 (3.71%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (25.39%) .NET
2 99 (19.34%) HTML
3 77 (15.04%) CSS
4 67 (13.09%) ASP.NET
5 50 (9.77%) Web Services
6 48 (9.38%) jQuery
6 48 (9.38%) XML
7 26 (5.08%) JSON
8 25 (4.88%) Ajax
8 25 (4.88%) HTML5
9 24 (4.69%) AngularJS
10 23 (4.49%) Classic ASP
11 19 (3.71%) Oracle GoldenGate
12 17 (3.32%) Gherkin
12 17 (3.32%) Regular Expression
13 15 (2.93%) Node.js
14 14 (2.73%) LAMP
15 13 (2.54%) .NET Framework
16 12 (2.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 11 (2.15%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 59 (11.52%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (8.20%) Management Information System
3 37 (7.23%) Computer Science
4 34 (6.64%) Clustering
5 25 (4.88%) Replication
6 18 (3.52%) Data Centre
7 12 (2.34%) Online Gambling
8 11 (2.15%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 11 (2.15%) Robotics
9 9 (1.76%) Fintech
9 9 (1.76%) User Experience
10 8 (1.56%) Blackberry
10 8 (1.56%) iPad
11 7 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (1.37%) Fixed Income
11 7 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 6 (1.17%) EPoS
12 6 (1.17%) Virtual Team
13 5 (0.98%) Equities
14 4 (0.78%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 288 (56.25%) Windows
2 168 (32.81%) Windows Server
3 76 (14.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 73 (14.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 70 (13.67%) Windows 7
6 69 (13.48%) Linux
7 52 (10.16%) Windows Server 2003
8 42 (8.20%) Windows 10
9 32 (6.25%) Unix
10 10 (1.95%) Solaris
11 9 (1.76%) Windows XP
12 8 (1.56%) Windows 8
13 6 (1.17%) AIX
14 5 (0.98%) Android
14 5 (0.98%) Windows 2000 Server
14 5 (0.98%) Windows Vista
15 4 (0.78%) Windows 2000
16 3 (0.59%) Apple iOS
16 3 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 3 (0.59%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (29.88%) ITIL
2 103 (20.12%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (19.53%) Test Automation
4 93 (18.16%) SDLC
5 58 (11.33%) Change Management
6 51 (9.96%) Test Scripting
7 48 (9.38%) Configuration Management
8 43 (8.40%) Project Management
9 42 (8.20%) High Availability
10 41 (8.01%) Time Management
11 38 (7.42%) ITIL V3
11 38 (7.42%) Problem Management
12 37 (7.23%) Business Intelligence
13 35 (6.84%) Web Development
14 33 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
14 33 (6.45%) Migration
15 32 (6.25%) ETL
15 32 (6.25%) Functional Testing
15 32 (6.25%) Service Management
16 31 (6.05%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 244 (47.66%) PowerShell
2 232 (45.31%) SQL
3 178 (34.77%) VB
4 139 (27.15%) JavaScript
5 124 (24.22%) C#
6 75 (14.65%) Java
7 50 (9.77%) PHP
8 46 (8.98%) T-SQL
9 44 (8.59%) Perl
9 44 (8.59%) VB.NET
10 36 (7.03%) Bash Shell
11 33 (6.45%) Python
12 26 (5.08%) C++
13 24 (4.69%) VBA
14 17 (3.32%) Scala
15 12 (2.34%) VB6
16 10 (1.95%) VC++
17 9 (1.76%) Ruby
18 8 (1.56%) C
18 8 (1.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 93 (18.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 69 (13.48%) Degree
3 56 (10.94%) MCSE
4 40 (7.81%) Security Cleared
5 30 (5.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 28 (5.47%) Cisco Certification
6 28 (5.47%) MCSA
6 28 (5.47%) SC Cleared
7 27 (5.27%) MCP
8 24 (4.69%) ISTQB
9 17 (3.32%) CCNP
10 16 (3.13%) ISEB
11 15 (2.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 14 (2.73%) Computer Science Degree
13 11 (2.15%) CCVP
14 10 (1.95%) CCNA
15 9 (1.76%) CCAA
15 9 (1.76%) Citrix Certification
16 8 (1.56%) MCTS
16 8 (1.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (12.30%) QA
2 26 (5.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 25 (4.88%) SLA
4 12 (2.34%) PCI DSS
5 7 (1.37%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.59%) HL7
7 2 (0.39%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.20%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.20%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 181 (35.35%) Active Directory
2 110 (21.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (8.59%) Hyper-V
4 41 (8.01%) vSphere
5 26 (5.08%) VMware ESXi
6 18 (3.52%) XenApp
6 18 (3.52%) XenDesktop
7 15 (2.93%) ISA Server
8 14 (2.73%) Microsoft App-V
9 11 (2.15%) vCloud
10 10 (1.95%) Forefront TMG
11 4 (0.78%) BitLocker
11 4 (0.78%) Docker
11 4 (0.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 4 (0.78%) Virtual Servers
11 4 (0.78%) XenServer
12 2 (0.39%) Terminal Server
12 2 (0.39%) Virtual Desktop
12 2 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
12 2 (0.39%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 78 (15.23%) SCCM
2 22 (4.30%) Microsoft Clustering
3 21 (4.10%) WSUS
4 20 (3.91%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (2.93%) Puppet
6 11 (2.15%) HP Quality Center
7 9 (1.76%) Microsoft Intune
7 9 (1.76%) SCOM
8 8 (1.56%) Backup Exec
9 7 (1.37%) Norton AntiVirus
9 7 (1.37%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 7 (1.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 7 (1.37%) vCenter Server
10 6 (1.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 6 (1.17%) NetBackup
11 5 (0.98%) BladeLogic
11 5 (0.98%) SCOrch
12 4 (0.78%) Ansible
12 4 (0.78%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 3 (0.59%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 266 (51.95%) Microsoft
2 121 (23.63%) VMware
3 79 (15.43%) Oracle
4 76 (14.84%) HP
5 52 (10.16%) Citrix
6 33 (6.45%) Dell
7 31 (6.05%) Cisco
8 22 (4.30%) SAP
9 21 (4.10%) Siebel
10 17 (3.32%) PayPal
11 15 (2.93%) Lotus
12 13 (2.54%) IBM
13 11 (2.15%) Blue Prism
13 11 (2.15%) LANDesk
14 10 (1.95%) NetApp
15 9 (1.76%) Cognizant
15 9 (1.76%) ServiceNow
15 9 (1.76%) SonicWALL
16 8 (1.56%) Red Hat
16 8 (1.56%) Symantec
London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Plus Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
F4P Recruitment Consultancy
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + benefits+parking
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
F4P Recruitment Consultancy
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + excellnt benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
United Kingdom
Dell
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £75,000 basic + 10% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Talent Spa
Salary: £40,000 DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 45k plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wiltshire
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Full package
Posted: 13 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwickshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £72500 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
TDA Group
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + good bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Salt
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £50000 per annum + Pension, Negotiable
Posted: 13 days ago
Caterham
greywood
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Lab
Salary: Excellent Benefits + More
Posted: 13 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
City, London
Octopus Investments
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Lab
Salary: Excellent Benefits + More
Posted: 13 days ago
Worthing
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £31,424 to £36,725 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago